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This is one time I will not mind being solicited! The Daytona Beach Assocation of Realtors will be hosting a Technology Fair for 4 of our Local Boards. We have booths available and guess what, IT'S FREE! Not only is it free for Vendors but all of the Realtors in our 4 local Boards. So here is the catch, its a Technology Fair, we will only need Real Estate Technology Vendors (sorry). Yes, I know this is short notice but I recently joined the tech committee at our board and just found out today! The Event is June 1st at the Plaza Resort in (16 comments)
Performance - 08:20 AM
We (James and Ben) did the first release of some performance enhancements we've been working on this morning. There's still lots more to do but we think we improved the highest traffic, slowest load time pages on the site. Here's a before/after of load times in miliseconds for the <a href="http://activerain.com/bloghome">Blogs</a> page as an example.
One other minor change - you can now edit descriptions for photos you uploaded on Localism. (14 comments)
Palos Heights Townhouse for Sale in Westgate Valley - 10:53 AM
This Palos Heights townhouse has been sold - by me! To see all Palos Heights Townhomes currently for sale click the link. This is a spacious and stunning "B" Unit - The least expensive "B" Unit Available - 3002 Spyglass Circle - $349,900
You can see the columned private entrance to this beautiful unit located in popular Westgate Valley of Palos Heights. The 2 car attached garage is heated and has attic space and extra storage space. As you step through the regal entrance you are greeted by a 2-story, ceramic foyer with two closets (one which has a crawl space) (4 comments)
Be Careful When Adding a Listing To Zillow - 03:39 PM
Disclaimer: I have read through some of the many Zillow posts to make sure I wasn't writing up something too duplicate. I gave up after reading several and decided to tell my recent experience. On a forum I'm involved with we were shown how you could put your profile on Zillow. Several of us went over there and entered our profile to see if the page (with our website links) would get indexed (so far it seems to get indexed quickly). While I was over there I figured I'd enter a listing for a Palos Heights townhouse I'm working hard trying to promote (59 comments)
704 Broadmoor, Bryan House for Sale - 06:20 PM
Don't miss this spectacular home located at 704 Broadmoor! It is priced to sell at 129,900 and is 2,014 square feet with three bedrooms (one would work well as a mother in law suite!), 2 living areas and a huge dining area as well! Gleaming wood floors, new fixtures and fresh paint everywhere! In the popular North Garden Acres area and ready for your family or college students. (0 comments)
2600 Calico Court, College Station Home for Sale - 06:29 PM
This gorgeous 4 bedroom 2 bath home is just waiting for you! Located in Raintree subdivision, it is close to parks, walking trails, and shopping. 4 large bedrooms and a totally remodeled kitchen await you. Corian type countertops, a microwave venthood, and abundant space for garden. This home is priced to move at $1l39,900. Visit my website today for more information at http://ChrisTesch.com.
Microsoft Word Is Like Gum In Your Blog's Hair - 02:44 PM
Formatting issues will persist in your blog if you continue to copy and paste from Microsoft Word.Everyday we come across 'broken blogs'. The reason the blog 'broke' is always the same: Microsoft Word was used to compose an article and now the formatting is jacked up, and in some cases the formatting throughout the rest of the blogsite is also affected.The most common issues are challenges with font styles, sizes, bolding, italics and underlining. Other challenges include indenting, bulleting and numbering and total sidebar destruction.Here's why there is a problem: Microsoft Word is a desktop publishing tool, intended for standard, offline (13 comments)
Fletcher Heights Real Estate – Peoria Arizona homes – March 2007 - 02:23 PM
In Fletcher Heights there were 11 homes sold during the month of March 2007 as well as 12 homes pending. The average sale price of the homes were $381,680.70 and average list price of the pending homes was $309,788. As of March 31, 2007 there were 82 active homes for sale in Fletcher Heights with an average list price of $368,261. (0 comments)
Vistancia Real Estate – Peoria Arizona homes – March 2007 - 02:25 PM
In Vistancia - Peoria Arizona, there were 6 homes sold during the month and 8 pending as of March 31. The average sale price was $431,378 and average list price of the pending homes was $589,650. As of March 31, 2007 there were 99 homes actively for sale in Vistancia with an average list price of $494,381. For more information about Vistancia or other fine homes in Peoria, please contact me at (623) 640-0937 or visit my website at www.donrichhomes.com. (0 comments)
Trilogy at Vistancia – Peoria Arizona homes – March 2007 - 02:29 PM
Trilogy at Vistancia, an active adult community in Peoria, had three homes sell during the month and five homes pending under contract. The average sale price of the homes was $609,261 and average list price of the pending homes was $462,380. There were 55 homes actively for sale as of the March 31, 2007. The average list price of these homes in Trilogy at Vistancia was $413,608. For more information about Trilogy at Vistancia or other fine communities in Peoria, please contact me at (623) 640-0937 or view my website at http://www.donrichhomes.com/Trilogy_at_Vistancia/page_1687507.html. (0 comments)
Adobe Highlands – Phoenix Arizona homes – March 2007 - 02:31 PM
Adobe Highlands in Phoenix Arizona had four homes sell during the month of March 2007. The average price of these homes was $399,975. As of March 31, 2007 there were 9 active listings in MLS with an average list price of $459,222. For more information about Adobe Highlands or other fine neighborhoods in Phoenix, Arizona please view my website at http://www.donrichhomes.com/Adobe_Highlands/page_1687472.html or call me at (623) 640-0937. (0 comments)
Bell West Ranch – Surprise Arizona homes – March 2007 - 02:33 PM
Bell West Ranch had 33 homes for sale as of the end of March 2007. These active home in MLS had an average list price of $301,487. There were 2 homes sold during this period of time and two homes pending under contract. These homes in Bell West Ranch had an average sale price of $261,500 and an average list price of $216,975. For more information about Bell West Ranch or other fine homes in Surprise Arizona, please contact me at (623) 640-0937 or visit my website at http://www.donrichhomes.com/Bell_West_Ranch/page_1687480.html.
Desert Ridge – Phoenix Arizona homes – March 2007 - 02:35 PM
Desert Ridge had 79 active listings in MLS as of the end of March 2007. These listings had an average list price of $567,303. During the month of March there were nine homes sold and 13 homes pending under contract. The homes in Desert Ridge that sold during this period of time had an average sale price of $486,956 and the pending homes had an average list price of $508,362. For more information about Desert Ridge other fine communities in Phoenix Arizona, please view my website at http://www.donrichhomes.com/Desert_Ridge/page_1693895.html or call me at (623) 640-0937. (0 comments)
Making A Stand For Typepad - 07:41 AM
The Project Blogger competition got me thinking. Many of the coaches are setting their apprentices up with WordPress blogs. What's up with that? As a long time (one year - that's a eon in internet time) Typepad user, I thought someone should make a stand for Typepad. Typepad is easy to set-up - hosting is included, it's highly customizable (at some point I'll even walk everyone through converting to Advanced Templates) - parking a custom domain name is painless. You don't need SQL or PHP. Heck, you don't even need FTP. And it still looks a lot more professional than Blogger. :-) To encourage Typepad (26 comments)
That's the title of the article in Real Estate Reality magazine, the one with Allen Hainge happily floating in space, star shine glinting off his helmet. The point is that Allen, along with CyberStars® Ken DeShaies, Ira Serkes, and Wynne Achatz, are leaders in using the power of Web 2.0 to reach clients and give better service. As Ira says in the article, "Technology lets me do more with less. It saves me time and money." What I do best is list and sell houses. Any technology or service that helps save time and (31 comments)
Fickle Fantasy Forever Forgotten - 05:21 PM
This morning, I woke up about 7am to the smell of fresh brewed coffee and the sizzle of thick slab bacon slowly cooking as TLW prepared me a gourmet breakfast to enjoy as I recline in my Tempurpedic Craftmatic Adjustable Vibrating Bed. As usual I log on to ActiveRain while simultaneously activating my Bluetooth ear appendage and preparing to deal with today's business. My first call came in at around 8:30, from one of my Sellers, asking me to reduce their listing price as they now felt the need to "give their house away". Obligingly, I agree. At 9:00, I had a REALTOR® (73 comments)
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